Cape Town Opera to Present ‘Puccini in the Park’

By David Salazar

Cape Town Opera is set to present “Puccini in the Park” as part of the Maynardville Open Air Festival this February.

On Feb. 4, 2024, the company will present a concert featuring excerpts from Puccini’s most famed works including “Tosca,” “Turandot,” “La Bohème,” “Madama Butterfly,” and “Gianni Schicchi.”

“We relish the opportunity to perform in Maynardville’s magical outdoor setting and look forward to starting off our year with this beautiful open air concert,” said Director Magdalene Minnaar in an official press statement.

The Maynardville Open Air Festival is an annual event that features a mix of theater and classical concerts across numerous genres.